Ep 143: 1604 Witch Trial with Todd Butler

Ep 143: 1604 Witch Trial with Todd Butler

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Ep 139: Christmas at Gray’s Inn with Joe Stephenson

Ep 139: Christmas at Gray’s Inn with Joe Stephenson

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Did Shakespeare Become a Knight? [New On YouTube]

Did Shakespeare Become a Knight? [New On YouTube]

Today’s artists are often knighted for their services to the entertainment industry. Elton John was made a knight, and Judi Dench is Dame Judi for her services. But when it comes to the life of William Shakespeare, why was he, arguably England’s most famous...
Ep 125: University Spies in Elizabethan England with Robert Stefanek

Ep 125: University Spies in Elizabethan England with Robert Stefanek

One of the ways we fund the podcast is through affiliate links. If you purchase these items through our links, we make a commission. This, and all the posts here on our website, may contain such affiliate links.  Welcome to Episode #125 of That Shakespeare Life, the...
Did Shakespeare Deal with Pirates? [New on YouTube]

Did Shakespeare Deal with Pirates? [New on YouTube]

1684 sketch by Jan Luyken | Captain Lambert with six ships carrying prisoners and sent to Algiers. 125 pirates are thrown, per two prisoners tied back to back, into the sea before Algiers. | Amsterdams Historisch Museum. A41724 | Public Domain | Source When it comes...